UI | UX | information architect | new-media artist | web developer

tech experience

Thomson Reuters - As a Sr. Technical Specialist created business requirements for new web product delivering market data, news to syndicated lenders and loan traders.
Kaarme.com - Co-founder, Experience Architect, tech director of a networking site that connects high school students to colleges. Provides resources for students: access to scholarships, educational programs, counselors, coaches, college admissions.
LPC - business-to-business niche financial data/news company. Architected web-based products to deliver market data/news real-time to syndicated lenders world-wide. Sold to Reuters.

artwork highlights

an early pioneer of net.art in the United States, known for creating interactive online artwork that challenged traditional definitions of art.
net.art in 1998 - interactive web-based artwork including shredder, riot and potatoland
net.flag 2002 - net.flag acquired into the Guggenheim's permanent collection
whitney biennial 2002 - riot in the biennial
wall pieces 2005 - generative art at bitforms gallery see smoke, empire
PAM 2009 - Venus 2.0 at DAM Berlin

teaching

I created a course called GLArt for the ITP graduate program at New York University, designed to teach 3D graphics programming using Java and OpenGL.
Created a library for coding 3D graphics in Java and OpenGL, which I used for making my art installations.

potatoland.org

potatoland.org is my art studio online, showcasing digital and net.art projects including shredder, riot, net.flag

press

articles about Napier's artwork

images/videos

Images and videos of selected artworks

email

napiernapier -at- gmail -dot- com